Winter Wonderland with the Wolves – Sat Dec 24, 9:00 – 11:00 am, Colorado Wolf & Wildlife Center, 4729 Twin Rocks Road, Divide
Admission: $30 adults, $15 kids 12 and under. Spend Christmas Eve morning learning about the wolves who are residents in Divide. Enjoy a breakfast burrito and prepare to walk away with a great appreciation for these creatures. For more information: Wolf & Wildlife Center.
Ugly Sweater Contest, Fri Dec 23, 3 – 11pm, Whistle Pig Brewery, 1840 Old Dominion Way
Admission: free. If you haven’t gotten it out of the closet yet this year, this may be your chance to dust off the ole’ ugly sweater. Enjoy $1 each pint for those sporting ugly sweaters and enter the contest for the worst sweater overall. For more information visit the website of the Whistle Pig Brewery.
Holiday Skate at the Broadmoor World Arena, Fri Dec 23 12pm-4pm and Dec 26-28, Broadmoor World Arena, 3185 Venetucci Blvd
Admission: $4 entry, rentals $3. Ever dream about skating on the big stage? Or in the big arena? Now is your rare chance to skate at the Broadmoor World Arena . For more information: Broadmoor World Arena.
Evening Holiday Hayrides at the Buffalo Lodge Bicycle Resort, Fri, Dec 23, Sat Dec 24th, 5-7pm, 2 El Paso Blvd. Manitou Springs
Admission: Free, donations accepted for Renovation Fund. Join the Resort team for Hayrides around their festively decorated facility. Enjoy hot cocoa and break out in Christmas Carols if the mood strikes. For more information check out their website Buffalo Lodge Bicycle Resort.
Christmas Eve Services at the Air Force Academy Chapel, Sat Dec 24 5:00pm (Catholic Mass) and 7:00pm (Protestant Candlelight Service), Air Force Academy Cadet Chapel
Admission: Free. There are many beautiful venues for Christmas Eve Services, but one of the most stunning is the Air Force Academy Chapel. Christmas Vigil Mass is at 5pm, with the Protestant Candlelight Service at 7pm. The Hanukkah Shabbat Service/Dinner will be held Dec 30 at 7pm. For more information: AFA Cadet Chapel.